Top 10 JavaScript Community Influencers in 2016

I compiled the following top 30 influencers in the JavaScript community based on their aggregated reach and resonance in various social networks.  These are your role models if you are learning JavaScript.

john-resigJohn Resig
Dean of Computer Science, Khan Academy
Brooklyn, NY, United States
Creator of @jquery, JavaScript programmer, author, Japanese woodblock nerd (, work at @khanacademy.


john-david-daltonJohn David Dalton
JavaScript tinkerer
Woodinville, WA, United States
JavaScript tinkerer, bug fixer, & benchmark runner • Creator of Lodash • Former Chakra Perf PM • Current Web Apps & Frameworks PM @Microsoft.


david-walshDavid Walsh
Senior Web Developer, Mozilla
Madison, WI, United States
Mozilla Sr. Web Developer, Front-End Engineer, MooTools Core Developer, Javascript Fanatic, CSS Tinkerer, Node Hacker, web and open source lover.


wes-bosWes Bos
Lead Instructor, HackerYou

Hamilton, ON, Canada
Fullstack Dev ❯ JavaScript⚛ CSS3 Node ❯ ❯ Lead instructor @hackeryou @learningcode ❯ Hot Tips ❯ ♥@KaitBos


brendan-eich.pngBrendan Eich

San Francisco, CA, United States
Brendan Eich invented JavaScript, co-founded, and has founded a new startup,


ben-nadel.jpegBen Nadel
Lead Engineer, InVisionApp Inc
New York, New York, United States
#JavaScript, #ColdFusion, #UserExperience, #MovieBuff. Co-founder & Lead Engineer at @InVisionApp, Inc. I freakin’ love programming!


remy-sharp.jpegRemy Sharp

Founder, Full Frontal JavaScript Conference
Brighton, United Kingdom
All about CSS sizing units.

ken-cookKen Cook
Digital Content Creator/Coder, iCobb Media Group

Marietta, GA, United States
Social Media Edge Radio since 2008. PHP, MySQL, JavaScript, HTML5, CSS3, WordPress, Pentester. Cobb Search & Rescue, CySec, Sheepdog.


mathias-bynens.jpgMathias Bynens
Developer Relations, Opera Software

Ghent, Belgium
Web standards fanatic. JavaScript, HTML, CSS, HTTP, performance, security, Bash, Unicode, OS X.


cory-houseCory House
Author, Pluralsight
Kansas City, Missouri, United States
Pluralsight Author, Speaker, Software Architect, Independent Consultant, C# MVP. Creator: React Slingshot #JavaScript #ReactJS. I solve problems with code.

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